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HDD House Party #3

Welcome back to the third HDD House Party, our podcast series exploring all of our favouirte genres, this time it’s the Bridges and Hooks edition. We are joined by one of London’s best dj’s Southern Hospitality‘s Rob Pursey. In this podcast we chat about our favourite Hooks in Hip Hop, why they are important and the growth of singjays in the genre. Rob, Kazabon and Hootie Who each did a 20 min mix with their favourite hooks and bridges in the genres spanning the 30 year history of Hip Hop.

You can catch Rob Pursey all over London, make sure you check the Southern Hospitality website for more information. Tonight (20th April) he is starting a new night called the Re : Up at the Old Queens Head.

Download the podcast here

HDD House Party #1

HDD House Party, the first in a series of Podcasts from Hipsters Dont Dance has finally landed. Our first ever one is the Hip Hop edition. We are joined by Jamie from Effect Mode and Nick from Yo Mama for a chat and a live guest mix from each of them. Jamie’s Mix highlights the Boom Bap sound that influenced his new hip hop project Effect Mode mixed with some of the new stuff that he is into as well as some exclusive Effect Mode tracks, whilst Nick’s mix highlights the different faces of the successful monthly club night Yo Mama. Hosts Kazabon and Hootie Who explore the hip hop that influenced them, whether it be the soulful stuff or the Ragga Hip Hop sub genre respectively.

Catch Effect Mode at Hipsters Dont Dance February Session this Saturday to hear tracks from the project performed live for the very first time!

In keeping with the tradition of that era, you may be hearing some hiss and pops in the recordings. Just imagine you shoved a tape into your laptop.